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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tennessee_Valley_Authority

The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is a federally owned corporation in the United States created by congressional charter on May 18, ... Tennessee Valley Authority, 297 U.S. 288 (1936). The Court ... Senator George Norris of Nebraska blocked a proposal from Henry Ford in 1920 to use the dam to modernize the valley.

blogs.umb.edu/buildingtheworld/energy/tennesee-valley-authority-united-states

Producing electricity on a massive scale ... President Roosevelt came to office in 1933 with a new vision: to use the power of the federal ... troika appointed by the President: Arthur Morgan, Harcourt Morgan (no relation), and David Lilienthal. ... The Hoover Dam gave us Lake Mead, and the TVA similarly created a recreation  ...

www.tva.gov/About-TVA

The Tennessee Valley Authority is a corporate agency of the United States that provides electricity ... private sectors to give input on the region's pressing energy and environmental stewardship issues. ... Community Relations ... The U.S. TVA Police—(855) 476-2489—is a federally commissioned law enforcement agency ...

www.tva.gov/About-TVA/Our-History

TVA's original 1933 purpose—set forth in the TVA Act—was to address the Valley's most ... flood control and reforestation, and about how our mission of service lives on today. ... President Roosevelt created his “New Deal” to help America recover. ... hydropower construction programs ever undertaken in the United States.

www.history.com/topics/history-of-the-tva

The TVA, or Tennessee Valley Authority, was established in 1933 as one of ... to the rural Tennessee River Valley, an area that spans seven states in the South. ... designed to help America cope with, and recover from the Great Depression. ... Bill which would allow government use of the dam to produce and sell electricity.

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/297/288

The Government, acting through its agency, the Tennessee Valley Authority, ... it might constitutionally use the energy generated at Wilson Dam in carrying on ... and program of that Authority, apart from the questions discussed in relation to the ...

supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/327/546

They contested condemnation proceedings on the ground that the taking was ... federal, state, and local, in relation to the problem of "readjustment of the population ... The provisions of the Act show a clear congressional purpose to grant TVA all power ... The United States instituted proceedings under the Tennessee Valley ...

www.tva.com/Information/Freedom-of-Information/A-Guide-to-Information-About-The-Tennessee-Valley-Authority

TVA was created to, among other things, improve navigation on the Tennessee ... Journalists and writers can call TVA Media Relations at (865) 632-6000 with ... or (888) 882-4967 (outside the U.S.), or send an email to investor@tva.com. ... Info app from the TVA website for an easy-to-use resource for operating on and ...

fortune.com/2013/04/14/where-did-the-tennessee-valley-authority-come-from-fortune-1933

Apr 14, 2013 ... The project is important,” says the head of the Tennessee Valley Authority, ... James Agee on the origins and goals of the Tennessee Valley Authority, the U.S. .... To develop and use electric power as a yardstick to gauge the practices ... To develop all resources in the valley in good relation to one another.